gaskin

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noun gas·kin \ˈga-skən\

Definition of gaskin

  1. 1 gaskins plural, obsolete :  hose, breeches

  2. 2 :  a part of the hind leg of a quadruped between the stifle and the hock — see horse illustration

Origin and Etymology of gaskin

probably short for galligaskins


First Known Use: 1573


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gaskin

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noun gas·kin \ˈgas-kən\

Medical Definition of gaskin

  1. :  a part of the hind leg of a quadruped between the stifle and the hock

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